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Western Michigan University Libraries

Western Michigan University


Address: Kalamazoo, Michigan
49008-5080
United States

County: Kalamazoo View map of all libraries in Kalamazoo County.

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Library details: Western Michigan University Libraries is an Academic library.
This library is affiliated with Western Michigan University (view map) . The collection of the library contains 2,243,986 volumes. The library circulates 165,869 items per year. The library serves a population of 20,739 FTE Enrollment.

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Administration: The director of the library is Joseph Reish .

Control: The library is part of a publicly-funded organization. It operates on a Non-profit financial model.

Academic Level: The library Serves an educational institution at the University level. The Carnegie Foundation designates this institution as: Doctoral/Research Universities-Extensive (level 15).

Statistics Academic
Enrollment 20,739FTE Students
Collection size2,243,986volumes
Annual Circulation165,869transactions
Expenditures Reported to National Center for Education Statistics
YearTotalTechBooksEBooksSerialE-Serials
2012 $13,174,836$158,063$1,765,824$628,328$5,225,234$4,526,275
2010
Technology Profile
Product NameYear Contracted
Current Automation SystemAlma2014
Previous Automation SystemVoyager1998
Previous Automation SystemNOTIS1989
Discovery Service (w/index)Primo Central2014
Previous Discovery IndexSummon
Discovery InterfacePrimo2014
OpenURL Link resolverSFX
Electronic Resource Management360 Resource Manager 
The library's automation system is hosted by the vendor through an Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) arrangement.
This library is responsible for the procurement of the library automation system.

Automation Survey:

Identifiers
libraries.org ID2488
OCLC SymbolEXW
WorldCat Registry ID1500
NCES LIBID172699

Record History: This listing was created on Aug 23, 1998 and was last modified on Nov 3, 2016.

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